Detroit Tigers announce first jersey patch partner

The patch will debut in Thursday’s game

Photo courtesy of Meijer and the Detroit Tigers (Meijer and the Detroit Tigers)

DETROIT – The Tigers announced their sponsor Meijer will be the club’s first jersey patch partner on Thursday.

The sleeve patch will debut on Thursday’s series opener against the Chicago White Sox. The patch is a part of a multi-year extended partnership.

Tigers players and Ilitch Sports + Entertainment leadership made the announcement with Meijer executives and employees at Meijer’s first Detroit location on Thursday morning.

“The Detroit Tigers and Meijer are synonymous with the state of Michigan, and we’re thrilled to extend our partnership with an organization that has a common vision about community engagement,” said Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Ryan Gustafson. “These are two of the most iconic brands in the state, creating millions of memories for fans and families each year. We appreciate Meijer’s support and partnership, and look forward to working together serving our great fans and customers for years to come.”

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